calcifugous
adjective see calcifuge

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • calcifugous — adjective growing or living in acid soil • Ant: ↑calcicolous * * * adjective see calcifuge I * * * calcifugous / sifˈū gəs/ adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑calcifuge …   Useful english dictionary

  • calcifugous — See calcifugal. * * * …   Universalium

  • calcifugous — cal·cif·u·gous …   English syllables

  • Calcifugous grasslands and montane communities in the British National Vegetation Classification system — Calcifugous grasslands and montane communities are botanical groupings in the British National Vegetation Classification system.The calcifugous grasslands and montane communities of the NVC were described in Volume 3 of British Plant Communities …   Wikipedia

  • calcifuge — calcifugous /kal sif yeuh geuhs/, adj. /kal seuh fyoohj /, n. any plant incapable of thriving in calcareous soil. Also, calciphobe. [1880 85; CALCI + FUGE] * * * …   Universalium

  • calcifuge — noun Etymology: French, calcifugous, from calc + Latin fugere to flee more at fugitive Date: 1926 a plant not normally growing on calcareous soils • calcifuge also calcifugous adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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